Boeing 747 Cargo Jet runs off Runway
A Boeing 747 cargo jet with Skylease ran off the runway at Halifax Stanfield International Airport. Five crew were onboard the aircraft and all were taken to hospital after sustaining minor injuries.
Airport authorities noted that the 747-400 with Skylease went off the end of Runway 32 at Halifax Stanfield Airport shortly after landing at 5am.
Immediately after the incident all arrivals and departures were either delayed or canceled.
The flight which arrived during the early morning originated in Chicago. The cause of 747 running off the runway is still unknown and is being investigated.